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Salanpur is located in West Bengal
Salanpur is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°46′36.1″N 86°52′35.4″E / 23.776694°N 86.876500°E / 23.776694; 86.876500Coordinates: 23°46′36.1″N 86°52′35.4″E / 23.776694°N 86.876500°E / 23.776694; 86.876500
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Paschim Bardhaman
Population (2011)
 • Total 4,739
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 713357 (Salanpur)
Telephone/STD code 0341
Lok Sabha constituency Asansol
Vidhan Sabha constituency Barabani

Salanpur is a village, in Salanpur CD Block in Asansol Sadar subdivision of Paschim Bardhaman district in the state of West Bengal, India.


As per 2011 Census of India Salanpur had a total population of 4,739 of which 2,454 (52%) were males and 2,285 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 658. The total number of literates in Salanpur was 2,909 (71.28% of the population over 6 years).[1]

Police station[edit]

Salanpur police station has jurisdiction over a part of Salanpur CD Block. The area covered is 52.09 km2 and the population covered is 119,142.[2][3]


Collieries in the Salanpur Area of Eastern Coalfields are: Dabor, Sagramgarh, Begunia, Khoirabad, Modarbahal, Barmondia, Chakballavpur, Sangramgarh OCP, Gourandi OCP, Bonjemehari OCP, Mohanpur OCP and Balmiya OCP.[4]


Salanpur is a station on the Asansol-Patna section of the Howrah-Delhi main line.[5]

SH 5 running from Rupnarayanpur (in Paschim Bardhaman district) to Junput (in Purba Medinipur district) passes through Salanpur.[6] It links to the Kolkata-Delhi NH 19, passing nearby.


The 50-bed Salanpur Hospital of Eastern Coalfields is located at Dendua.[7]


  1. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Burdwan". Tables 2.1, 2.2,. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "Asansol Durgapur Police Commissionerate". Find your police station. Asansol Durgapur Police. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "Coalmining impact on the Environment" (PDF). Chapter V: Table 5.2. shodganga.infibnet. Retrieved 21 February 2017. 
  5. ^ "73539 Andal-Jasidih DEMU". Time Table. indiarailinfo. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 18 February 2017. 
  7. ^ "Eastern Coalfields Limited's Hospitals" (PDF). ECL. Retrieved 23 April 2017.